Clarence Ed Naus

Born: Fri., May 14, 1954
Died: Sun., Dec. 22, 2013


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Dec. 26, 2013
Location: Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Dec. 27, 2013
Location: Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home

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Age 59, of Mineral City, passed away Sun. evening in his home after a brief courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by his loving family.  Born in Dover, a son of Helen Crone Naus, of North Canton, and the late Clarence “Corky” Naus, he had been a resident of Mineral City most of his adult life. Ed was a 1972 graduate of Lake High School, retired in 2006 from Ironworkers Local 550 after 35 years service and loved to work out every day at Barbell Beach in Bolivar.  He served in the U.S. Air Force where he was a security police officer during the Viet Nam War.  Preceded in death by his in-laws, Dale and Glenda Adams.  Survived by his wife, Kathy Naus, with whom he celebrated their 40th Wedding Anniversary on July 25, 2013; one daughter, Stacey Naus, of Canton; one son, Curt Naus, of the home; three brothers and one sister-in-law, Jim Naus, of North Canton, John Naus and Cheryl, of Akron, and Joe and Dawn Naus, of Mogadore; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Dale and Susan Adams, Jr., of Phoenix, AZ, Bill Adams and Janet, of Bolivar, and Susan and Robert Miller, of Somerdale; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.  Services will be held Fri. at 11 a.m. in Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home in Magnolia with Pastor Mark Gross officiating.  Interment in German Cemetery.  Friends may call Thur. from 6-8 p.m. The family would like to express their appreciation to Mercy Hospice, Mercy Home Care, 7 & 8 Main at Mercy Hospital and Tri-County Hematology in Dover.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in Ed’s name may be made to Mercy Hospice, 7568 Whipple Ave NW, North Canton, OH 44720.  Condolences may be left at

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Jack and Tari Kollar Cross
   Posted Mon December 23, 2013
Stacy and Curt. I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your dear father. My heart and thought go out to you. IT is so hard to lose a loved you. May your mother have the strength needed to go forward. Blessings to you and yours.

Jack and Terrell "Tari" Kollar Cross

Jeannette White
   Posted Mon December 23, 2013
My condolences to the entire Naus Family on the loss of their husband and Father. May you be surrounded by the comfort of those who love you and the wonderful memories of the man who has passed. You are in my prayers.

Sheri Kendle Forbes
   Posted Mon December 23, 2013
Stacy, so sorry about the loss of your dad. Will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.

Leora LeMunyon
   Posted Tue December 24, 2013
Stacey and Curt, you are in my thoughts and prayers during your time of loss and grief. Your Dad was always kind to me and was a very good person. May you cherish all the good memories forever. Heaven just received another beautiful angel.

Lucia & Charles Garman
   Posted Wed December 25, 2013
Sending prayers and sympathy to you Cathy and all of your family and friends. Love lucia & Uncle Chuck

Rick Moss
   Posted Thu December 26, 2013
Our condolences to a great ironworker family, Ed will be deeply missed by our members and many other workers. Rick Moss Iw 550 president